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Copy Editor- CNBC
CNBC - Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey US
As a member of the CNBC.com copy desk, the copy editor is the last line of defense to ensure that our stories are of the highest quality possible. Whether it’s a long feature or short breaking news bulletin, we will look to the copy editor to ensure our stories are free of errors and typos and have proper context, balance, consistency and clarity. The copy editor plays an essential part in producing compelling coverage that is helping to expand our growing readership.
Description of potential responsibilities:
Responsibilities could include, but are not limited to: reading stories quickly and thoroughly, sometimes before they are published, sometimes afterward. The copy editor must be able to work quickly and under pressure, confident that our stories meet the highest standards.
The successful candidate must have a bachelor’s degree, a strong knowledge of AP style and business news and at least five years of experience in daily journalism as a copy editor. The position requires someone who is enthusiastic and patient and has positive communications skills. The successful candidate must be able to quickly edit complicated stories to ensure they are understandable not only to financial insiders, but also to a broad readership. The candidate must be able to work collaboratively with a staff of writers and editors, ranging from industry veterans to early career employees.
Must be willing to work in Englewood Cliffs, NJ—perks include free shuttle, free gym, dry cleaning/shoe shine services, full-service cafeteria, food trucks, and more!
At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.
With CNBC in the U.S., CNBC in Asia Pacific, CNBC in Europe, Middle East and Africa, CNBC World and CNBC HD, CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news and provides real-time financial market coverage and business information to approximately 371 million homes worldwide, including more than 100 million households in the United States and Canada. CNBC also provides daily business updates to 400 million households across China. The network's 15 live hours a day of business programming in North America (weekdays from 4:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. ET) is produced at CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., and includes reports from CNBC News bureaus worldwide. CNBC at night features a mix of new reality programming, CNBC's highly successful series produced exclusively for CNBC and a number of distinctive in-house documentaries.
CNBC also has a vast portfolio of digital products which deliver real-time financial market news and information across a variety of platforms. These include CNBC.com, the online destination for global business; CNBC PRO, the premium, integrated desktop/mobile service that provides real-time global market data and live access to CNBC global programming; and a suite of CNBC Mobile products including the CNBC Real-Time iPhone and iPad Apps.
Site Editor- New Economy Forum
Bloomberg Media - New York City, New York (US) US
Bloomberg Media is looking for a site editor to help launch and run a new digital media property focused on the largest global challenges in the New Economy -- the rising powers and technologies shaping the planet. You should have a good grasp of geopolitics and economics, and understand the interplay between the two. Above all, you must understand the power of narrative.
The ideal candidate is an experienced performer in a digital newsroom; she or he is someone who is comfortable with making lots of decisions very quickly and who understands the tools, trends, platforms, and processes behind the most modern strategies for telling stories on the web. The job requires a commitment to the best journalistic practices, impeccable judgment under fire, great taste, and a willingness to take risks.
As our site editor, we’ll trust you to:
Oversee the content direction and distribution strategy of a new digital property focused on major global socioeconomic challenges. In particular, you will:
Work with the newsroom on coverage related to the 'New Economy' that can be featured and curated for a digital audience
Work with government and business leaders, experts and other newsmakers affiliated with Bloomberg Media to produce guest columns and op-eds
Coordinate the creation of video features and data visualizations on topics related to the 'New Economy'
Manage digital production, including homepage and app curation as well as breaking news alerts across platforms
Manage social media presence for the new property across a variety of platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and others
We'll need you to have:
5+ years as a journalist at a top tier digital publisher, with some editing experience
A strong understanding of the tools, trends, platforms and processes behind the most modern strategies for telling stories - both text and video - on digital
Expertise in social tools, analytics, paid social media, content strategies, and platforms (both user facing and editorial / analytical)
Excellent project management and problem-solving skills with an ability to create project plans and manage through seamless execution
Strong writing, editorial and video production skills
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
New York City Center - New York City, New York US
The Copywriter is an integral part of City Center’s marketing department, creating original written content across all platforms that promotes upcoming programming to potential patrons while simultaneously offering audiences context for the works being presented. The Copywriter writes and edits City Center publications and marketing materials with a keen eye for grammar and punctuation. This job requires experience in writing/editing/interviewing/proofreading, self-motivation, a knowledge of computers, excellent time management skills, the ability to work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment, and a sense of humor.
Reports to the Director of Communications
-Research, write and edit copy for all City Center promotional materials, including e-newsletter, promotional emails, pre-show emails, web pages, and print mailings
-Edit programs for all City Center-presented engagements, including Encores!, Encores! Off-Center, Fall for Dance, and events in the Studios
-Assist the Director of Communications in multiple capacities, including development and editing of press releases and other editorial/advertorial material, supervision of press events, and distribution of press tickets
-Research, develop, commission, and edit articles for City Center’s Playbills, including interviews with artists, previews of upcoming programming, and essays about City Center history
-Work with multiple renters and resident companies to gather written and visual materials for City Center’s annual brochure, and then craft/edit copy
-Work in collaboration with the Website Manager to ensure that all web copy remains relevant and up to date
-Work in collaboration with the Graphic Designer to locate and license images for all publications
-Create original written content for City Center’s blog and assist with content for social media channels
-Attend City Center events and performances
-Bachelor's degree with 3 years experience in performing arts copywriting or similar field
-Knowledge and passion of dance and musical theater
-Intellectual curiosity to identify and articulate compelling copy for a variety of audiences
-Deep appreciation for the performing arts and New York City Center
-Creative thinker who takes action before being asked to
-Create or seek out new and improved methods or systems
-Act as a resource to others in the institution
-Effective communication skills, both in person and in writing
-Works well with others and is someone people want to work with
-Experience with HTML, InDesign a plus
-MS Office: Excel, Word, PowerPoint
-Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment
Please email cover letter and resume.
Please include “Copywriter” in in the subject line and include two to three writing samples that demonstrate your versatility at writing for different audiences.
ABOUT CITY CENTER
New York City Center has played a defining role in the cultural life of the City since 1943 when it was founded by Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia with the civic mission to make the best in the performing arts accessible to all audiences, and it continues to honor its founding mission today. Its distinctive neo-Moorish theater welcomes hundreds of thousands of visitors to experience internationally acclaimed artists on the same stage that legends like George Balanchine, Leonard Bernstein, and Barbara Cook made their mark. For 25 years, the treasured Tony-honored Encores! series has given new life to the American musical theater canon, complemented by the more recent Encores! Off-Center, which features seminal Off-Broadway musicals filtered through the lens of today’s innovative artists. Dance continues to be an integral part of the theater’s mission with programs like the annual Fall for Dance Festival, which exposes a new audience to an international array of artists by offering highly subsidized ticket prices.
City Center is also the home to a roster of renowned national and international companies including Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, City Center’s principal dance company, and Manhattan Theatre Club. Through its robust education and community engagement programs, City Center brings the performing arts to over 9,000 New York City students each year and activates all areas of the building with talks, master classes, art exhibitions, and intimate performances that provide audiences an up-close look at the work of the great theater and dance artists of our time.
City Center is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to providing a work environment that is free of discrimination and harassment (including sexual harassment) based upon any protected characteristic. City Center does not discriminate for reasons of race, color, creed, religion, age, marital status, membership in a domestic partnership, veterans or uniform service member status, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ethnic or national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, medical condition, history of domestic violence or assault, caregiver status, or any other protected characteristic under applicable federal, state and local laws. City Center ensures equal and fair treatment of any employee or applicant with known mental or physical disabilities.
Medical Writer - Medical Communications
Fresh Connect - London GB
A leading Healthcare Communications agency is looking for an experienced Medical Writer to join its Medical Communications team in London. You will play an integral role in the delivery of projects for world-leading pharmaceutical companies.
You will be involved in a variety of projects from the initial development stages through to content development and delivery. You will write and proof read a full range of materials and will be responsible for ensuring all content is delivered in line with the project brief, budget and schedule. You will also be responsible for delegating work to colleagues and providing support and guidance to ensure adherence to set deadlines and strict editorial standards.
To be considered for this position you must have the experience and confidence to liaise directly with pharmaceutical clients and clinical opinion leaders to take briefs and develop content. In addition, you must be a highly organised individual with experience of managing multiple projects and demanding deadlines within a fast paced environment.
Due to the nature of this position you must have a higher degree (MSc, PhD in Life Sciences, MD or equivalent) coupled with solid medical communications/publications experience gained from working in an agency or in-house role. Candidates must also be fully conversant with the ABPI Code of Practice and have experience of managing writers.
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Portfolio Media, Inc. - New York, New York US
We are seeking a copy chief to help manage our 30-editor copy desk. The copy chief will be responsible for developing and implementing initiatives to improve Law360 copy and for daily oversight of all copy editing. Applicants must possess strong management skills and be passionate about editorial quality.
Copy desk shifts include 1:00-9:00 p.m. and 3:00-11:00 p.m. ET. Shift assignments are dependent upon department needs.
At least five years full-time editing experience, with at least two years of management experience preferred
Mastery of AP style
Experience working directly with editors and reporters of all levels
Experience with structural editing and slotting
Experience editing legal or business news
Experience handling breaking news
Experience working as a slot editor or copy chief at a daily newspaper or news website
Qualified candidates will be asked to complete writing and reporting tests electronically.
Law360 offers extensive training on legal topics. Business or legal reporting experience is not required. However, professional reporting experience and strong writing and analytical skills are required to succeed in this job.
We offer a casual work environment, comprehensive benefits (including; medical, dental, generous paid time off, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, and a pre-tax commuter program), and competitive salary.
Portfolio Media Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Law360, a LexisNexis company, is an online newswire for business lawyers that covers major litigation, transactions, and regulatory issues. Founded in 2004 and acquired by LexisNexis in 2012, Law360 is a cutting-edge organization and one of the fastest-growing subscription news services in the U.S. Our subscribers include the largest law firms in the U.S. and around the world, in-house counsel at major corporations, and key decision-makers in the government sector.
Wayfair - 02116, Boston US
We’re seeking Associate Copywriters and Copywriters to join our growing Creative team at Wayfair. The right candidates are talented individuals who understand how to bring a brand’s voice to life through snappy storytelling and who will create compelling, consumer-facing copy for our sites, emails and print collateral. They’re also excited about playing a role in the evolution of a brand (and the fact that their work will be viewed by millions). Sound like you? Keep reading.
We have a number of positions open within the following teams:
The Wayfair Marketing Creative team is an energetic group of designers, copywriters, illustrators, and animators who work collaboratively to bring our brand to life across all marketing channels – from email to print to display (and more!) The Lifestyle Creative team serves our four Lifestyle Brands, Joss & Main, AllModern, Birch Lane, and Perigold. Each site is an exciting offshoot of the main Wayfair brand – equally awesome, with its own distinct POV and product assortment. The Wayfair Brand Creative team brings the Wayfair brand to life by telling its stories and curating experiences through every facet of the customer journey and employee experience. We’re on the lookout for skilled team members to join one of the exciting, diverse teams above. You’ll help us navigate consumer insights, multitask projects like a champ, and take on high-profile projects. The best part? You’ll get to hang out with some pretty cool Bostonians.
Now… What else?
What You’ll Do:
Morning Start your morning with Starbucks, quickly reviewing emails, and prioritizing your day. Meet with your buyers to ensure your messaging reflects product assortment. Head to a collab space with your designer to brainstorm ideas for next month’s major shopping holiday sale, pull inspiration, develop a few concepts to present to the broader team for feedback. Check in with your fellow copywriters to collaborate on the mornings events! Lunch Grab one of your coworkers and head to lunch at Eataly, Dig Inn, Sweet Green, Anna’s Taqueria, Stoked wood-fired pizza truck, The Bacon Truck – so many options! Chat about the upcoming cross-brand Creative Review meeting and decide which projects you’re most excited to present, along with what recent customer engagement highs and lows you’ve learned that another team would also benefit from knowing. Afternoon Follow - up with Stakeholders, PR and Internal teams to make sure you can assist in any way with projects flogger events, career fairs, and more! Spend a few uninterrupted hours doing what you do best – writing! Join a daily stand-up to review your own brand’s projects with fellow copywriters, designers and managers. After wrapping up projects for the day, get a head start on organizing your priorities for the next morning before heading out for drinks with your fave coworkers! Who You Are:
You’ve got a portfolio and/or writing samples that showcase what you’ve been working on recently – be sure to include the link in your application! Work related to advertising or e-commerce is a plus! Experienced in writing for a retail audience, either in house or at an agency. Comfortable writing short-form copy that is both concise and to the point. Endlessly curious about the customer - their passions, needs and pain points. An expert collaborator and someone who works well with other writers and designers. Known for your meticulous attention to detail, ability to multi-task and robot-like organizational powers. Committed to a high standard, which shows in your writing. Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment. Strong ability to articulate your ideas and opinions. And yes, have a sense of humor. (Arguably, that could have been at the top of the list.) About Wayfair Inc.
Wayfair believes everyone should live in a home they love. Through technology and innovation, Wayfair makes it possible for shoppers to quickly and easily find exactly what they want from a selection of more than 10 million items across home furnishings, decor, home improvement, housewares, and more. Committed to delighting its customers every step of the way, Wayfair is reinventing the way people shop for their homes – from product discovery to final delivery. The Wayfair family of sites includes:
Wayfair, an online destination for all things home
Joss & Main, where beautiful furniture and finds meet irresistible savings
AllModern, unbelievable prices on everything modern
Birch Lane, a collection of classic furnishings and timeless home decor
Perigold, unparalleled access to the finest home decor and furnishings
Wayfair generated $4.7 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended December 31, 2017. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 7,700 people.
Freelance Food Industry Reporter
DIGIDAY - New York City, New York (US) US
Digiday Media is looking for a freelance reporter to cover the culinary industry including chefs, restaurant, food, drink, travel and foodservice trends (from the chefs behind the scenes to consumer trends like non-GMO and farm-to-table), with an extra focus on these industries’ infusion of technology into real-world settings and their use of digital media and marketing to enhance experiences.
This is an important area of growth for Digiday Media as we explore how technology is modernizing real-world consumer experiences everywhere in our newest publishing brand, GATHER, which is focused on providing world-class culinary experiences throughout the globe. We are looking for a reporter who will uncover the stories and conduct the extensive research necessary for one insightful, long-form piece per week focused on a specific, current industry trend, strategy or phenomenon.
Pitching, reporting and writing features and in-depth analyses exploring how culinary is being transformed by technology.
Occasionally covering other “experience” areas, from hotels and travel to pop-ups and everything in between, making connections between experience trends occurring across industries.
Analyze how experiences are being designed to invite social engagement and amplification through platforms like Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram.
Report and analyze cultural and larger trends in the culinary industry.
Help shape GATHER’s coverage of consumer experiences.
Assist in the development of future panel events.
Three to five years of culinary reporting and writing experience
A willingness to pick up the phone and cultivate a network of sources in the industry
An interest in food, drink, chefs, restaurants and food service, marketing and advertising and the trends that drive these industries
Please reply with average rates, examples of published columns or articles you’ve written that align most closely to the beat outlined above, your cover letter and a copy of your resume.
MET Marketing - England, North Yorkshire, Harrogate GB
A UK market leader are enhancing their in-house client services team with the recruitment of a Copywrtiter/Marketing Assistant. You will join a great team who act as an in-house agency for their members, with all the variety and excitement of an agency but without the pressure of selling additional services and a focus on quality over quantity.
·Utilize multiple online & offline channels to deliver creative and compelling copy, including content marketing and seo
·Show up to date knowledge of latest industry trends including, tone of voice and brand development, social media interaction, SEO copy, blog management, writing press releases,
·Support & grow relationships with clients
·Assist in the development and management of marketing campaigns
·Have a sound up-to-date knowledge of on and offline marketing and copywriting technique.
·Be a creative thinker and problem solver
·Be able to develop great relationships through excellent interpersonal skills and customer service
This Copywriter/Marketing Assistant job is commutable from Harrogate, York, Bradford, Leeds
MET Marketing is acting as an employment agency in relation to this Copywriter/Marketing Assistant job.
Editorial Assistant, Psychology
W. W. Norton & Company, Inc. - New York City, New York US
W. W. Norton & Company is seeking an Editorial Assistant to support the Media Editor for psychology for digital and print resources for college courses.
Essential Job Responsibilities Include:
Management of manuscripts in all stages of production – Sending manuscript to be reviewed by college instructors. Setting and adhering to schedules. Preparing manuscript for copyediting and production.
Communication management – Professionally interacting with authors, college faculty, marketing, and sales staff to relay messages, follow-up on requests/information and in general, anticipating when to proactively act on messages (including relaying messages with a sense of urgency).
Document management – Copying, printing, emailing. Organizing and maintaining files.
Creating and editing Excel and Word documents to support projects and/or office responsibilities.
Data Management – Extracting data from internal web based information portals. Aggregating data from various sources. Information gathering and following up.
Project management – Collaborating with and providing support to media editorial team to move numerous different projects forward in order to meet publishing deadlines.
Market research – Assisting media editor with research on market trends in online learning.
Please note - this job description is not designed to cover all activities required of the employee.
Employment eligibility to work with W. W. Norton & Company in the US is required.
Must be able to work full business hours from Norton’s NYC office.
Excellent organizational, verbal and written communications skills.
Must be able to anticipate needs and deliver timely, relevant solutions and actions.
Must be able to develop rapport and relationships with all levels of employees. Must be seen as knowledgeable and capable of handling sensitive, critical information.
Must be proactive, flexible and adaptive in a rapidly changing environment and adjust with a “can-do” attitude.
Must be self-directed and independent.
Must have good time management skills, be organized, and be capable of multi-tasking and prioritizing across departments, activities, and projects.
Must be detail-oriented, making sure that all aspects of their daily activities are handled with accuracy and minimal mistakes.
Must have a demonstrated interest in the challenges and opportunities of electronic media as it applies to education and/or learning.
Must have strong research skills.
Must have a passion for learning new software programs.
Subject matter expertise is not required but is a plus. Applicants should note whether they have taken any college-level psychology courses.
Proficiency in Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Google Docs Windows and Mac OS required.
Proficiency with Photoshop and InDesign a plus.
Mastery of email, calendar management, and file management tools required.
W. W. Norton & Company is the oldest and largest publishing house owned wholly by its employees. W. W. Norton & Company strives to carry out the imperative of its founder to “publish books not for a single season, but for the years.” In college publishing, that imperative applies not only to books, but also to an ever-growing list of essential print and digital products that support teaching and learning. For more information about the Company, visit us online at: http://www.wwnorton.com.
W. W. Norton & Company is an equal employment opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, or any other protected factor.
Workman Publishing - New York City, New York (US) US
Workman Publishing has a rare opening for a Senior Editor. In this role, you will help shape our innovative and exciting adult book and calendar lists.
You’re our person if …
You love making books, but you also love the business of making books.
You have particular enthusiasm for science, sports, popular business/economics, and history, and have deep experience publishing in those categories.
You have expertise in the area of men’s gift publishing.
You have significant contacts within the fields outlined above, and category knowledge of those fields.
You know how to build a list.
You are a leader who finds collaboration exciting; you are someone with whom writers, artists, and colleagues want to work.
You are an idea person, a rainmaker, someone who makes stuff happen.
You are eager to mentor junior staff.
You are a passionate advocate for your books and authors.
Minimum 7 years of experience, likely more
Experience with nonfiction required; experience with illustrated books and/or calendars a plus
Must be able to develop projects from creative brainstorming
Must have strong writer and agent connections
Must have familiarity with contracts, manufacturing estimates, and other financial documents, and a track record as an effective and fair negotiator
Must have strong written and oral communication skills
Must be able to think “big picture,” while paying meticulous attention to detail
Must be able to deliver quality work, even if under tight deadlines
Please send cover letter, which should show some knowledge of the Workman list and how you might help us grow it, and resume. We apologize in advance, but not all applicants will receive a response.
Atlas Obscura - 11222, Brooklyn US
Atlas Obscura is looking for a senior-level digital editor to lead our Places team. The Places Editor is responsible for the day-to-day publication of our signature product, a user-generated database of more 13,000 hidden wonders around the world. You’ll manage a growing team of editors, writers, and contributors who identify and tell the stories of each new place added to the Atlas. You’ll assign and edit articles and other content types that help make the Atlas ever more useful to our reader community. You'll also have the chance to collaborate with our video team on projects inspired by the Atlas. This role reports directly to the editor-in-chief, and will be based out of our offices in Brooklyn, NY.
Editing both original and user-generated content about the world’s hidden wonders.
Overseeing the work of a growing in-house team, as well as freelance contributors.
Managing workflow and maintaining high editorial standards across the Atlas.
Communicating with users who need help or feedback on their submissions.
Assigning and executing editorial packages that make the Atlas ever more useful to its readers and user community.
Collaborating with product, design, and other teams on community strategy and user experience.
Leading and implementing the overall strategic editorial direction of the Atlas and related content.
Qualifications of the Ideal Candidate:
A minimum of 4 years of experience in digital publishing.
Outstanding editing skills, with the ability to improve the work of professional writers as well as what’s submitted by our user community.
Demonstrated interest or experience in digital strategy.
Highly detail-oriented and organized.
A passion for Atlas Obscura’s mission and a deep curiosity about the world.
You'll Get Noticed If:
You have experience leading teams.
You have experience in any of the following industries: the travel industry, including writing or editing for travel guides or related reference works; lifestyle brands, including writing or editing for publications focused on travel, exploration, geography, or related topics. Experience with user-generated content and/or product development is a particular plus.
You have a passion for developing and implementing big-picture digital strategies.
You are yourself well-traveled.
You have a sense of humor and work well with others.
Compensation is competitive and includes equity. To apply, please email a résumé, cover letter, and links to three work samples to email@example.com, with the words “Places Editor” at the beginning of your subject line. For samples of editing work, please include a short description of why you're particularly proud of your involvement in the final product.
Senior Editor / News Director
Common Dreams - Portland, Maine US
Common Dreams—an independent and progressive U.S.-based news, opinion, and analysis publication with a global online audience—is seeking a full-time senior editor / news director to join, and help lead, our small but energetic and highly-productive newsroom.
Position includes helping to drive all aspects of daily news operation, including: news selection; pitching and assigning stories; cultivating contacts and sources; editing staff pieces and outside contributors; and working closely with small editorial team.
Ideal candidate is not only a voracious and sharp-minded news junkie who understands the world is on fire and that a class war exists (and the richest are winning), but also an experienced and highly skilled news writer, editor and reporter. Quality applicant also comes with excellent leadership skills, impeccable news judgement, a passion for serving the common good, and a sophisticated understanding of progressive perspectives across a wide spectrum of issues, subject areas, and geographies. We’re generalists—smart, passionate, and eager to cover the crucial issues that matter from a hard-hitting and progressive perspective.
This is a full-time position in our offices located in Portland, Maine. We need you here, mixing it up with us face-to-face and on a daily basis, so telecommuting is not possible (unless there’s a massive snow storm or you’re waiting for the cable person to show up). Position open until filled.
Meticulously follow breaking news and developing stories in U.S. and globally
Scan domestic and international sources for trends, developing stories, and sharp takes on current events
Generate, pitch, and assign compelling story ideas for daily editorial meetings
Research, report, write and produce news articles, summaries, and related content
Make independent editorial decisions about article selection, framing, and positioning
Play prominent role in overall site management, with focus on newsroom leadership and production
Write and edit engaging, crisp, and provocative copy for educated and demanding readership
Provide consistent and positive leadership for and assistance to newsroom staff
Edit, advise on headlines and framing while managing deadlines and workflow
Foster professional, respectful, and engaged newsroom culture that allows for individual growth and collective success
Learn and maintain standards for all sections and aspects of the site
Save the world
Ideal candidate will possess:
Passion for progressive politics and independent journalism
At least 4-7 years of newsroom and reporting experience
Strong leadership skills with a proven record of collaboration and management
A unique ability to straddle the progressive mission of our organization with the intense demands of the current era’s rapid news cycle
Commitment to social justice, a better world, and the stated mission of Common Dreams
Determination to foster a healthy work environment, including a record of hiring diverse writers and recognizing strengths and talents of team members and potential employees
Strong background and broad understanding of U.S. politics, international relations, and key global issues from progressive perspective
Solid proficiency with online publishing platforms and tools (CMS, html, Drupal, Wordpress, editing software, etc)
Highly adept social media skills and ability to tell, share, and promote stories on multiple channels
Some evening and occasional weekend work comes with the position
Person likely to thrive with this position:
Is self-starter who feels comfortable and confident working alone, but also thrives as part of close-knit team working towards common goal
Can grab the news and views of the world by the horns
Recognizes, and has passion for, independent media’s unique role within larger information landscape
Has sense of purpose and of humor
Understands the demands of the news cycle, but also the importance of recharging batteries and maintaining healthy life/work balance
Is looking for a place to put years of quality experience and passion to work for an outlet whose commitment to a better world comes first and where the bottom line is maintained by serving our readers, not investors or corporate advertisers
Salary is commensurate with experience and is competitive with non-profit public interest pay scales. Common Dreams provides a generous benefits package that includes health care, paid holidays and vacation, sick days, and parental/family leave.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, conforming to the spirit as well as the letter of the law in our hiring and celebrate the value of diversity in all its forms. We welcome and encourage all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression, or prior status.
Please send cover letter, resume, no more than 3 relevant writing samples, and references. No calls, please.
About Common Dreams
Common Dreams has been providing breaking news & views for the progressive community since 1997. We are independent, non-profit, ad-free and nearly 100% reader-supported. Our mission: To inform. To inspire. To ignite change for the common good.
Newsday Media Group - Melville, New York (US) US
Make a difference as an environmental reporter at Newsday. We’re looking for a beat reporter to work with our investigations team and reporting staff and our local television partner on the important environmental challenges facing Long Island. Stories include groundwater-aquifer protection, coastal pollution, industrial contaminants, hurricane and storm readiness and the future of solar and electric on this island of 2.9 million.
Newsday values strong sourcing and candidates must demonstrate the ability to understand, analyze and translate complex information into thorough, well-told content across all platforms. The range of responsibilities includes filing and updating daily stories quickly while also being skilled at broad enterprise storytelling.
Our reporters are expected to be skilled at using social media responsibly as a reporting tool and experienced at shooting video and photos.
Ability to find fresh story angles and write concise, lively copy in keeping with Newsday's tone and format. Experience covering breaking news on deadline is a plus.
Be proficient shooting IPhone photos and videos.
Be comfortable making appearances on local television and on all video platforms.
Have strong organization and time management skills, including the ability to prioritize and multi-task while working on multiple assignments. Details are a crucial part of the job.
Be flexible with scheduling—some night and weekend assignments are required.
Work well as a member of a team.
This job requires a valid driver’s license and car. Bachelor's degree in journalism or equivalent.
Please send a cover letter, resume and samples of your work.
Newsday Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.
City Life Editor- Time Out Los Angeles
Time Out North America - Los Angeles, California US
Location: Los Angeles
Reporting to: Editor, Time Out Los Angeles
Internal: Content, North America
The City Life Editor of Time Out Los Angeles will be responsible for assisting in creating content across all platforms (including print, digital, and social). This is a multimedia position focusing on writing and video production, tasked with the overall responsibility of engaging our audience with the best of their city across multiple verticals and channels.
Key Responsibilities - City Life
Assist in writing stories about major city announcements, culture-related news and upcoming events.
Manage city social media channels, including Twitter, Facebook and Instagram
Maintain monthly events calendars across all verticals, updating on a daily/weekly/monthly basis as needed.
Ensure all content meets SEO standards.
Coordinate with freelancers (both writers and photographers), delegating tasks and stories as needed
Key Responsibilities - Video Production
Regularly produce online videos across multiple platforms, from short form (especially for social media) to long form.
Devise creative treatments and executions and see them through from planning to delivery. This includes planning shoots, sourcing any necessary props and costumes, obtaining model releases, shooting video (with high-quality sound and lighting), writing compelling scripts, editing in FinalCut Pro and/or AfterEffects, and posting video content online.
Create engaging videos that meet individual and team goals (e.g., engagement, traffic, conversion, etc.).
Bachelor’s Degree from accredited university
Advanced English proficiency
One to three years of professional experience in the media industry, with a specific focus on digital content and production
Ability to work with various tools of the trade, including content management systems; photo, video and audio editing software; and basic HTML coding.
Knowledge of video tools, software and programs (including FinalCut Pro, AfterEffects, etc.)
Experience managing social media pages, specifically Twitter and Facebook
What we look for in a candidate
Time Out is a company filled with individuals as diverse as the cities we live in and cover. At the same time there are common characteristics and values we all share. To join our team, you'll want to...
Be commercially astute
Either have experience at or want to dive headfirst into a fast-paced digital-first and event centric company
Have excellent and communication and relationship-building skills
Have a high sense of ownership, urgency drive
Be a team player
At Time Out Group we believe in diversity and equal opportunity for all people. We do not discriminate against external or internal candidates on the basis of age; disability; gender reassignment; race; religion or belief; sex; sexual orientation; marriage and civil partnership; and pregnancy and maternity. We believe that diversity develops creativity and enables personal and professional growth where we all learn from each other. We believe in an open culture where ideas are shared candidly and where there is no fear of failure, but rather an understanding that we must experiment and have the freedom to succeed. We believe that everyone has the right to express themselves as they are as this enriches us all. We believe in an open world and the pursuit of happiness, after all, we are in the happiness business.
Company Overview – Time Out Digital
Time Out Group comprises two business divisions. Time Out Market and Time Out Digital. Time Out Digital is the Group’s multi-platform media, entertainment and e-commerce business with a global content distribution network comprising online, mobile, apps, social channels, magazines, guides, Live Events and international licensing agreements. Time Out seeks to grow earnings from B2C and B2B relationships through e-commerce and offers as well as through advertising from businesses, including both global brands and local businesses. The Group manages its own operations across 76 cities and 20 countries and extends that reach through franchise partners in a further 32 cities across the world.
About Time Out Group Plc
Time Out is, and always has been, your best friend in the city. It all began in London in 1968 when Time Out helped people explore the exciting new urban cultures that started up all over the capital and we have consistently maintained our status as the ‘go to’ source of inspiration for both locals and visitors alike. Today, we are bringing our hunger for discovery and our honest voice to 108 cities in 39 countries all over the world, reaching a global monthly audience of 242 million. We are proud to say that we are now the leading global media and entertainment business that inspires and enables people to make the most of the city. If you want to know about food, attractions, art, culture, shopping, nightlife and travel, then Time Out is your social companion.
Everything we do helps people discover, book and share what the world’s cities have to offer. From our powerful content and top-quality curation to the products and selected offers that can be booked directly with us, the solutions for partners to connect with our audience, or the imagination of our Live Events – we are global and no one knows the city like us. Our global reach includes a massive online presence, mobile applications, city magazines, guides and more. Now Time Out Market is taking that to the next level, bringing the best of a city together under one roof in Lisbon, and in other cities around the world soon.
Time Out Group comprises two business divisions; Time Out Digital and Time Out Market. In 2016, the Group was listed on London's AIM stock exchange, raising investment to position the company for the next stage of its growth and development. It is an exciting time as we are evolving this iconic brand into a digital, transactional business and continue to shape the future of the city experience for both locals and visitors.
Time Out is a dynamic, pioneering brand and so is our team. We want to work with the best and brightest talent because we work for the world’s greatest cities, the people enjoying them and the businesses in them. As a truly global team we get to collaborate with colleagues from New York to Paris, Tokyo and Sydney and beyond. We are all driven by our passion to deliver the very best of the city experience and by our belief in the power of discovery. Our integrity, passion, curiosity, creativity and openness make us successful and a unique team.
Sub-Editor- Third Bridge
Third Bridge Group Limited - London GB
Third Bridge provides private equity firms, hedge funds and strategy consultants with the information that they need to understand the value of their investment opportunities.
Our vision for delivering deep insight and unbiased market intelligence has evolved into a business with a range of complementary services, eight offices across three continents and a global client base.
Whether it is facilitating a private conversation with an industry veteran, moderating a dialogue between experts and investors, or extracting insights from within the supply chain of a poorly documented industry, we are on our clients' side, helping them to make informed investment decisions.
The Forum and Intelligence teams currently produce a total of 2,000+ interview transcripts and 1,000+ market reports per year out of our New York, London, Shanghai and Hong Kong offices.
As we plan to double the volume of content produced next year, we are looking to recruit an ambitious and driven sub-editor for our London office to review and edit content distributed to our clients. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to take on significant responsibility in a dynamic and entrepreneurial environment.
Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:
Reviewing and editing interview and seminar invitations; transcripts and post-interview summaries; intelligence reports and marketing content
Ensuring all content follows Third Bridge’s house style
Liaise with Third Bridge’s compliance team to ensure efficient and accurate reviews of all interview transcripts and Intelligence reports
Liaise with third-party agencies in charge of transcription and/or translation services
Reviewing all content before it gets distributed via third-party platforms (Bloomberg, FactSet, Wind)
Experience in a sub-editorial role
Impeccable written English
Highly developed attention to detail, with ability to spot inconsistencies and repetitions in copy
Ability to quickly assess copy and cut unnecessary words
Ability to translate jargon into straightforward language
Experience of discussing copy changes with writers and editors
An interest in business and financial markets
Ability to multitask and work to simultaneous daily deadlines
Good grasp of mathematics
Hold an undergraduate degree with strong academic record
The successful candidate must, by the start of the employment, have permission to work in the UK
Editor - Medical Education Agency
Fresh Connect - England, Buckinghamshire GB
We are currently recruiting for an Editor position within a growing Medical Education agency based in Buckinghamshire. This agency has a fantastic reputation within the industry and has established an enviable client portfolio. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a growing agency and work on an interesting range of traditional and digital medical education programmes.
You will be responsible for editing and proofreading a range of materials and ensuring that the materials are fully and accurately referenced. You will be tasked with uploading content and references onto Zinc and managing comments within the Zinc approval process. You will work on a range of programmes and will be responsible for ensuring materials are delivered in-line with the set deadlines and are in accordance with agency, client and industry standards.
To be considered for this position you must have the following skills and experience:
*Solid editorial experience gained from working in a medical education/medical communications agency or healthcare publishing
*Educated to degree level in a science subject
*Keen eye for detail
*Strong organisational and time management skills
For this and similar vacancies, please contact Gary Hoult on 020 7788 4343 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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Copywriter - Integrated Comms Agency
Fresh Connect - England, London GB
We are looking for a skilled client-facing Copywriter for a 6-month contract within an integrated communications agency. This role will sit within the agency's Client Service Team in London and will cover some of their biggest accounts. This agency needs a strong all-rounder who can generate ideas across all digital platforms, with a specific focus on content and social.
You will be tasked with producing various forms of content including concept articles, blog posts, digital and social assets, and case studies. You will be responsible for proofing and ensuring the quality on all copy output. You will also be responsible for co-curating content with industry influencers.
To be considered for this position you must have significant copywriting experience with the proven ability in translating complex information into engaging copy for a variety of audiences. You must be a highly organised individual with an excellent eye for detail. In addition, you must have an understanding of the B2B market and have experience working in a fast-paced media/creative agency.
For this and similar vacancies, please contact Gavin Watson on 020 7788 4343 or email email@example.com
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Staff Writer- Kelsey Publishing
Kelsey Publishing Ltd - Based in our rural Kent office in Cudham GB
Kelsey Media is looking for a Staff Writer to work on its market-leading and award winning weekly national newspaper, Cage & Aviary Birds. This is a hugely respected specialist publication, with an illustrious history, dating back to 1902.
The Staff Writer role is perfect for anyone who is looking to break into publishing and aspires to generate news content. You won’t be expected to know the subject already; you will be expected to learn it quickly. Your immediate colleagues will have first-hand expertise in every aspect of your work, so you will receive the best possible training and support.
The Staff Writer will work closely with the Editor and Chief Sub-Editor of Cage & Aviary Birds to compile and write up topical material for each week’s issue.
The two main areas of responsibility will be the main News (front-of-paper) section, which contains topical material of wide relevance to birdkeepers; and the Club News (back-of-paper) section, which comprises reader-supplied listings information, reports, news stories and photos, relevant to birdkeeping clubs and societies.
In compiling the Club News section, regular liaison with birdkeeping clubs and societies means that you will act as a critical interface between Cage & Aviary Birds and its core readership. In working on both news sections you will become skilled in making best use of reader-supplied content, so that it delivers maximum value.
The position would be based mostly from our office in Kent, but there may be a requirement to travel to other offices and around the country on editorial visits to shows and advertisers.
Good written expression, “nose” for news, quick comprehension, ability to learn a specialised subject fast, organised, focused, time management, professional, enthusiastic, committed, interpersonal skills, team player, customer(= reader)-friendly, idea generation. Proficient in Microsoft office. Ability to use InDesign an advantage, but training provided. Full driving licence required.
Duties and responsibilities will include:
NEWS Locating suitable leads for the News section. Under direction of: the Editor.
NEWS Writing stories for the News section (typically four pages), sourcing photos where appropriate. Under direction of: the Editor.
Club News Managing the stock of reader-supplied material to be used in future Club News pages (listings, show reports, club meeting reports, etc). Under direction of: Chief Sub-editor.
Club News Compiling the Club News section each week, typically five pages. Under direction of: Chief Sub-editor.
Compiling the regular Readers’ Gallery photo competition and Marketplace product page. Under direction of: Chief Sub-editor.
Supporting: the organisation of competitions and giveaways; maintaining the photographic archive for possible features and brand spin-offs; updating the Cage & Aviary Birds website; reader enquires and general administration to ensure the smooth running of the office
Checking social media for news leads, photos for publication, and enquiries.
Attending shows and events where relevant and/or there is commercial need – some photography may be required.
Acting as a spokesperson for the brand when required to do so.
Enthusiasm, integrity, high standards, self development, learn from mistakes, contribute ideas, willing to take risks, acts quickly, shares knowledge, supportive of others, team player.
Send your CV and cover letter/email in no more than 200 words as to why you should be considered for the job by completing the application form below.
Branded Content Editor- The Pool
The Pool - London (Central) GB
At The Pool we pride ourselves on making interesting, inspiring, original content for busy women. We broadcast throughout the day (and night!) making sure our output is relevant. We work with a select group of brand partners to make some of our unique content which means access is always free.
About the role
This role plays a key part in our branded content strategy, working closely with the commercial and editorial teams and reporting to the CEO/Editor-in-chief. The ideal candidate will have held a senior editorial position in women’s media, be comfortable writing and commissioning, and bring a wealth of media contacts.
What we offer:
25 Days holiday per year + day off on your birthday
Company Pension Scheme
Generous parental leave packages
A high level of responsibility, with a chance to make an impact on our company
Creative and stimulating office environment
What you’ll be doing:
Interpret and answer commercial briefs accurately and successfully, shaping original and innovative ideas that will win business for The Pool
Work closely with the CEO/Editor-in-chief and Head of Brand Partnerships to create campaigns that will answer both client briefs and editorial values
Collaborate with the sales team in writing and editing brief responses
Write and produce branded content when required
Commission branded editorial pieces to internal team as well as external freelancers
Make sure branded content campaigns run to schedule and to budget
Constantly monitor and evaluate the success of campaigns in real-time and adapt content/ campaign direction when necessary
Be an evangelist for The Pool to professional network and strive for new ways to keep ahead of competitors
What we’re looking for:
Extensive editorial experience (digital experience preferable) with a passion for detail and excellence
Understanding of digital platforms and what content works best for which audience
Excellent quality of written output
Ideas, challenge and curiosity about how to do things better
Extensive experience of commissioning words, video and events
Commercial expertise who knows what makes good branded content “fly” online
Good industry contacts
Ability to distinguish the difference between good branded content and sponsored content
A hands-on, creative and energetic team player with a love of commercial content
Good at problem solving and with an ability to see the bigger picture as well as details
Enthusiasm for supporting colleagues and stepping in to help with the wider team when needed
Editor, Creative And Editorial Services
Arabella Advisors - Washington D.C. US
You are mission driven and action oriented. You love to get involved, and work as part of a team to accomplish something great. Any job is your job if it helps the team succeed, and you thrive on variety. Today, you’re looking for a role where you can use those traits to make a real difference in the world by advancing the most important social issues facing humanity today. If that sounds like you, Arabella Advisors can’t wait to meet you.
Arabella’s editors guide the firm’s client-facing and internal teams in producing content that is clear, compelling, and impactful. We edit and write deliverables, proposals, marketing content, and more. We support, coordinate, and continually improve the deliverable writing and editing process. We coach Arabellans to improve their communication, writing, and editing skills. And we actively contribute to the firm’s content development, communications, and knowledge management efforts. The editorial team helps our very smart colleagues convey their thoughts in ways that make a real difference for Arabella’s clients and the world.
Essential Responsibilities and Tasks (95%)
Guide Arabella teams as they create compelling deliverables, proposals, and other written products that meet the firm’s high-quality standards
Collaborate Arabella teams to produce reports, presentations, and other publications that enable philanthropists to maximize their impact
Build writing and editing capacity of junior and mid-level staff members through effective one-on-one and group trainings
Provide excellent copy editing that strengthens and polishes content
Ensure all external documents meet the highest possible standard and represent Arabella effectively and well to clients, stakeholders, and the public
Support the team’s content development, communications, and knowledge management efforts
Manage mid-sized projects with multiple stakeholders and shifting deadlines
Other Responsibilities (5%)
Manage discrete projects, such as developing internal resources and systems
To be successful in this role you’ll need:
A bachelor’s degree
4 to 6 years of experience as an editor
Ability to draft high-quality written materials under tight deadlines
Experience writing articles for publication
An eye for detail and the ability to effectively copy edit material
Experience managing multiple tasks with sometimes conflicting deadlines
Demonstrated ability to manage mid-sized projects and processes from start to finish
Willingness and wherewithal to make editorial decisions even in relation to the work of those in senior positions
Demonstrated initiative and resourcefulness, as well as poise and grace under pressure
Ability to collaborate effectively and a willingness to roll up sleeves to help colleagues
Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite software
Design skills or familiarity with design concepts and programs
Our Core Competencies:
Ability to provide excellent service to clients, including being able to diagnose and anticipate difficult service challenges, provide proactive and effective client-centered solutions, pass along service lessons to teammates, and demonstrate a strong understanding of the client’s perspective.
The ability to effectively manage projects, proactively problem solve, and ensure quality control
A high level of emotional intelligence and the ability to use that intelligence to appropriately adapt to stakeholders’ needs
The ability to effectively help communicate complex and nuanced messages to a variety of audiences, including adapting style, tone and content to meet various needs.
The ability to work cooperatively and inclusively with others to achieve shared goals, including supporting efforts that promote a safe and welcoming culture, providing timely and constructive feedback, and highlighting and sharing significant and new knowledge across the team
The ability to use available resources and feedback to continually develop mastery in your role and facilitate team learning, including a willingness to request feedback and incorporate it to improve individual performance and to seek out and participate in career-relevant learning activities
The ability to take ownership and be creative and solutions-oriented when encountering challenges that don’t have obvious answers, including the ability to solve challenges independently
About Arabella Advisors
Arabella Advisors helps foundations, philanthropists and investors who are serious about impact achieve the greatest good with their resources. We work on issues ranging from the social and economic advancement of women and girls, and conservation of our climate and planet, to reducing poverty and inequity in the United States and around the world. Our staff members are mission-driven and action-oriented, and have a unique combination of experience in philanthropy, business, nonprofits, government, finance, law, and other fields. We combine creative, strategic thinking with knowledge and networks developed through decades of hands-on experience. The fastest-growing philanthropic advisory firm in the nation, Arabella is also a certified B Corporation.
Working with Us
We are committed to having a passion-driven, inclusive, transparent, collaborative, healthy, and fun culture. We invite you to visit our careers website to learn more.
To encourage work/life balance we offer flexible work options. Our office is an open space with cubicles and standing desks and informal work areas. Our salaries are closer to the range of a nonprofit and our benefits are excellent. You’ll start with three weeks of vacation, 80 hours of personal time, and 20 hours of paid time to volunteer at an organization of your choice. In addition to six federal holidays, you get to pick four more from a list of inclusive religious holidays and your birthday.
We have a competitive health package that includes medical, vision, dental, and prescription insurance. We also provide funds for professional development, a fitness benefit, and cover part of your personal cell phone plan.
How to apply
Submit a resume and a one-page cover online. The cover letter should address why you’re excited to work at Arabella and why you’re qualified for this specific job.
We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please let us know.
While Arabella is open to individuals from various locations applying to join our team, please note that we generally are unable to pay for relocation expenses.
We will review applications as they are received and look forward to hearing from you.